The Longhouse Dorset

  • Dorset, England
  • April - November
  • From GBP £65 per night
  • Shepherd Huts
  • Sleeps up to 2 guests in 1 units
  • Firepit and stargazing
  • Our 6 adorable alpacas
  • Nearby you can walk or cycle
  • Local pubs serving great food
Booking Enquiry

“A cosy well equipped shepherd's hut set in private grounds near Wimborne, in the rural East Dorset hamlet of Mannington.”

Description of The Longhouse Dorset

Willow our shepherd hut is set on grounds of our property, she’s well equipped with log burning stove, oven fridge and gas barbecue.

She has an outdoor gas shower, WC and wash basin with running water, firepit and gas barbecue are also available along with electricity and Free Wi-Fi.

She sits in the grounds of our 600 year old thatched cottage surrounded by paddocks totalling 8 acres with great access to the local heath and the New Forest National Park where you can walk for miles.

Nearby we have good pubs and restaurants.

Within 10 miles are the market towns of Wimborne and Ringwood where you can meander through the streets looking at the trinket shops or grab a coffee and cake at one of the great street cafés on offer,

For the shoppers there’s Bournemouth which is 12 miles away with all your high street brands and our award winning beach, nearby Poole, offers ferry links to Brown Sea Island, France and the Channel Islands.

Poole has a natural harbour and plays hosts to some of the most stunning boats made locally at Sunseeker.

Historically Dorset has loads to offer and local attractions include the tank museum at Bovington and Monkey World, along with Moors Valley Country Park.

Alternatively you can do nothing but laze around, light the firepit, open a glass of your favourite tipple and watch our amazing stars in an almost unpolluted sky.

On site we have 6 alpacas which are very friendly and will often wait outside to greet you.

Accommodation Highlights

Willow, our hand made shepherd hut
  • 1 Unit
  • Sleeps: 2 Persons
  • Toilets (Private) , Showers (Private)
  • Towels(Yes) and Bedding(Yes)
  • Self Catering

A hand built wooden shepherd hut built to represent the original designs for hundreds of years, but with a few modern twists like electricity, Wi-Fi and running hot water.

She's amazingly comfortable and very dry as she's off the ground , for those who love to camp why not glamp it saves the wear and tear on your back with all the benefits of being at one with nature.

The cosy log burner will keep you as snug as a bug and the Wi-Fi allows you to tell your friends just that!

Communal Areas

  • None, everything is private

Shared Amenities

  • None, everything is private

What to bring?

  • Basic Provisions
  • Bikes

Contact The Longhouse Dorset

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Camp details
  • Lee Comer
  • Dorset, England
  • 07961650063
  • Dog Friendly
  • Child Friendly
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Large Groups
  • Camp Fires Allowed
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The Longhouse Dorset has advertised on Go Glamping since:

June 17, 2016


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